Computational science and data visualization take the spotlight in new documentary

visualization showing solar plasma Interacting with Earth's magnetic field A 24-minute, high-resolution science documentary about the dynamics of the sun that features data-driven visualizations produced by the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign debuts tonight at the Louisiana Art & Science Museum in Baton Rouge before rolling out to more than a dozen planetariums and science centers around the world.
"Solar Superstorms" was produced as part of a project called ... More at http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=135550&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click
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